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New Windsor Senior Housing Residents Struggle with Bed Bug Infestation

New Windsor Senior Housing Residents Struggle with Bed Bug Infestation new Windsor bed bugs

New Windsor Senior Housing is facing a growing bed bug problem. Residents of the senior housing complex have been struggling with an ongoing infestation, one that the property management company seems to be unable, or unwilling, to eliminate.  At least six residents of the housing facility have lodged formal complaints with Devon Management, the property’s […]

How to Avoid Bed Bugs in Your College Dorm

How to Avoid Bed Bugs in Your College Dorm Bed bugs in you college dorm

College dorms are prime targets for bed bugs. Just think about it. You have students coming from all parts of the country, as well as from overseas, all of them settling into life away from home on the university campus. Before too long the dormitories are filled to capacity, with the student residents packed into […]

How to Prevent Bed Bug Infestations at the Office

How to Prevent Bed Bug Infestations at the Office

Bed bugs are typically thought of as household pests, and the lion’s share of advice is targeted at preventing and eliminating bed bugs in the home. However, these blood-sucking creatures recognize very few boundaries when it comes to looking for new places to invade and fresh opportunities to feed. While they might prefer to set […]

Bed Bugs Once Walked with Dinosaurs

Bed Bugs Once Walked with Dinosaurs

Every so often we like to dip into the ongoing news cycle and present our regular readers with stories that we hope they will find interesting. Typically, these stories involve high profile bed bug sightings that illustrate just how pervasive these parasites can be. This time, however, we have something a little different. This week […]

The Pitfalls of DIY Bed Bug Treatments

The Pitfalls of DIY Bed Bug Treatments

If you walk into any hardware store or big box retailer in America you’ll find an aisle dedicated to do-it-yourself pest control. The shelves will be filled with row upon row of insecticides, pesticides, traps and repellants. Depending on where you live you’ll probably also find a smaller, though no less impressive, selection of all […]

Louisiana Couple Sues Disney Over Bed Bug Attacks

Louisiana Couple Sues Disney Over Bed Bug Attacks

Disney World is often referred to as the ‘Happiest Place on Earth’, and it attracts visitors from all over the globe. But a Louisiana family’s recent trip to the world’s most popular tourist attraction turned out to be less than cheery, leaving the trio covered in bed bug bites and with some very unwelcome traveling […]

How to Avoid Bringing Bed Bugs with You When You Move

How to Avoid Bringing Bed Bugs with You When You Move

If you’ve ever had the misfortune of experiencing a fully-fledged bed bug invasion than you know just how intrusive these blood-sucking little creatures can be. They will, quite literally, get into everything you own. Not just the beds and carpets, but your furniture, clothing and other personal belongings as well. It’s one of the main […]

A Short Guide to Finding a Bed Bug Free Apartment

A Short Guide to Finding a Bed Bug Free Apartment

Finding the perfect apartment can be a real challenge and, frankly, there’s a lot to consider before you put pen to paper and sign that lease. First off, you have to think about the location. Is your potential new flat close to work? Is it in a walkable area, or are you going to need […]

Bed Bugs Bite Manhattan’s Landmark Apple Store

Bed Bugs Bite Manhattan’s Landmark Apple Store

Mid-town Manhattan is a tourist’s Meccas for visitors to the Big Apple, and one of the highlights of any trip to the city is a stop at the 5th avenue Apple Store. More than just a place of business, the tech giant’s landmark shop front has become a major attraction for visitors to NYC. But […]

How to Protect Your Home from Bed Bugs – Basic Tips to Prevent an Invasion

How to Protect Your Home from Bed Bugs – Basic Tips to Prevent an Invasion

According to the old adage, “an ounce of prevention is worth a ton of cure.” This is especially true when it comes to dealing with bed bugs. These blood sucking parasites can be extremely difficult to eliminate once they’ve staked a claim to a property, and unfortunately it doesn’t take much for them to gain […]